Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair

They’re celebrating the 40th anniversary of the so-called Summer of Love here today, the whole Haight-Ashbury thing and all that, and the fans received tie-dyed Giants T-shirts as they came in. Like a lot of the flower children who came to San Francisco that summer, I don’t remember much of 1967, either. Except that I actually have an excuse, because I had just been born that January. … The boys exploded for six in the fifth, a rally started by a nice, opp-field homer by Betemit and capped off with a three-run blast by Kent. It was their sixth six-run inning of the season and second in less than 24 hours. Kent drove in another run in the seventh with a two-out single. His Barry-ness, meanwhile, just took a called third strike from Joe Beimel and is 0 for 4 in the game, 0 for 6 in the series. Looks like the Dodgers are going to make it 10 in a row at AT&T. … Dodgers 7, Giants 2, middle 7

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